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Published Friday, December 21, 2018
An earthquake with an initial magnitude of 6.2 struck 148 km south of Rabaul island in northeastern Papua New Guinea on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.
There was no tsunami warning or any immediate reports of damage. The USGS later revised the magnitude of the quake down to 5.9.
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Papua New Guinea 6.2 Earthquake Facts
Affected Area: 100 km.
Alert Level: Green